Light Turner, a bright student, stumbles across a mystical notebook that has the power to kill any person whose name he writes in it. Light decides to launch a secret crusade to rid the streets of criminals. Soon, the student-turned-vigilante finds himself pursued by a famous detective known only by the alias L.
Warner Bros. Pictures
Did You Know?
Right before going into production, Warner Bros dropped the project. Since Adam Wingard
was passionate about the project, the studio let him move the film into another platform, with Netflix buying the rights. See more
Mia wears a single silver band on the middle finger of one hand throughout the film. However it frequently changes from her left to her right depending on the scene. During prom night she ends up wearing it alternately on both hands, pointing to the fact that this is a continuity error. See more
It's like you said, sometimes you gotta choose the lesser of the two evils.
So which one are you, son?
Near the end of the closing credits, Ryuk can be heard laughing. See more
Written by Harold Arlen
, E.Y. Harburg
(as Edgar Yipsel Harburg), Herbert Stothart See more